Tag: emission rules


Bulkers Slowing Down to Comply With Emission Rules

March 5, 2024

Via: Hellenic Shipping News

Sailing speeds of older ships in particular have slowed down considerably, as a result of the latest emission reduction rules. In its latest weekly report, shipbroker Intermodal said that “the integration of the Energy Efficiency Existing Ship Index (EEXI) and […]

Impact & Regulations

EPA proposes tougher emission rules for heavy-duty trucks

April 12, 2023

Via: Transport Dive

The Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday unveiled sweeping proposals to significantly accelerate clean vehicle requirements and shape the direction of truck manufacturing. Heavy-duty vehicle emission requirements would be more stringent starting with model year 2027, according to a proposed rule, […]

Impact & Regulations

Toyota Backs Down in Fight Against California Emission Rules

August 23, 2022

Via: Transport Topics

Toyota Motor Corp. agreed to recognize California’s authority to set its own auto emission standards, ending a standoff stretching back to the Trump administration. The Japanese automaker, which once sued along with several other manufacturers to stop California from setting […]

Impact & Regulations

GM Aligns With California on Emission Rules

January 10, 2022

Via: Transport Topics

General Motors said it will recognize California’s authority to set vehicle emission standards under the Clean Air Act. The automaker sent a letter to California Gov. Gavin Newsom on Jan. 9 saying it is “committed to complying with California’s regulations.” […]


VW’s Traton, Toyota’s Hino to Collaborate on Electrification

October 28, 2020

Via: Transport Topics

Volkswagen AG and Toyota Motor Corp.’s truck subsidiaries are joining forces on battery-electric and fuel cell vehicles, enabling the companies to split the costs of developing technology needed to comply with stricter emission rules. The new initiative between VW’s Traton […]